fireback

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fire·back

 (fīr′băk′)
n.
A metal plate that is attached to the back wall of a fireplace to protect the wall and radiate heat back into the room.

fireback

(ˈfaɪəˌbæk)
n
1. (Furniture) Also called: reredos an ornamental iron slab against the back wall of a hearth
2. (Animals) any pheasant of the genus Lophura, of SE Asia
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We did so because blower burners have the capacity to direct otherwise wasted hot air from around the chimney back to the burners.